Weather Forecast

Click for Grant, Nebraska Forecast

Archives

Filter 

  • Plainsmen run to open spaces in 49-6 rout of Dundy County

    By Pastor Vince CarrigSports Writer BENKELMAN—Nick Turner and Michael York sprinted into open field for long touchdown runs and Erik Hagan caught two touchdown passes to push the Plainsmen past the Dundy County-Stratton Tigers 49-6 Friday night in Benke...
  • Kemling first at Goodland Invite

    By Shari FriedelTribune Staff With every participant finishing the race, the Perkins County cross country team started their season on a positive note at the Goodland Invite Thursday, Sept. 3. “Goodland is hilly and the first meet is as much a mental ch...
  • Kuskies medal at Sidney

    Sophomore Janet Kuskie (left) and her sister, Jeannie, a senior, both medaled at the Sidney Invite on Thursday, Sept. 3. Look for complete results in the next issue of The Grant Tribune-Sentinel. (Courtesy photo) ...
  • Borges competes in national tournament

    Nicholas Borges, age seven of North Platte, competed in the track and field events  at the Cornhusker State Games this summer. He won his events which made him eligible to compete in the America State Games July 29 in Colorado Springs. Nicholas was amon...
  • EMS classes scheduled to seek interest

    Wallace will host a meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10 to evaluate interest for a first responder class. Mid-Plains Community College is in the process of organizing its off-campus Emergency Medical Services (EMS) classes and has scheduled meetings in ...
  • Turnovers costly in Wildcat loss

    Travis McConnell    Sports Writer The Wallace Wildcats could not overcome six fumbles and an interception as they fell to the Maywood Tigers, 48-34, Friday night. The Wildcats dominated the play early in the game, but could not take advantage because o...
  • Lady Wildcats win home season opener

    By Christy SheetsSports Writer It was a real battle of the cats  against the Maywood Tigers in Wallace on Friday, Sept. 4, and although both defenses were strong, the Lady Cats defeated the scrappy Tigers in straight sets Friday night (25-7, 25-7, 25-13...
  • Downed or damaged corn still has harvest value

    While wind, hail, floods, and drought have destroyed the potential for corn harvest in some fields this season, forage production may offer a viable option for salvaging the value of what’s left. Before beginning any type of harvest, check with both the...
  • Emergency loans available from FSA

    Farm Service Agency (FSA) Perkins County Office announced that family farmers in three Nebraska counties who suffered physical or production losses due to damages and losses caused by excessive rain, hail, high winds, and flooding that occurred on June 6,...
  • Free financial clinic offered to producers

    Farmers and ranchers are invited to attend a free clinic. The clinics are one-on-one, not group sessions, and are confidential. The Farm Finance clinic gives producers a chance to meet with an experienced ag law attorney and ag financial counselor. Thes...
  • USDA announcement on livestock indemnity program applauded by Senator Nelson

    Nebraska’s Senator Ben Nelson announced recently that Nebraska cattle producers will get fairer prices for cattle lost in extreme weather thanks to new reimbursement calculations the USDA is making for its Livestock Indemnity Program. “I applaud the U...
  • 4-H trail ride near Halsey set

    Deadline to register for the Oct. 10-11 ride is Sept. 25. Four trails, crafts, breakfast, auction, music, steak fry, Sunday worship are included. Nebraskans can ride horseback through some of the state's most scenic country during the 2009 4-H Trail Ride...
  • WIC to distribute in Grant

    The Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children, also known as WIC helps participants get the foods they need for a healthy diet. WIC foods include cereal, fruit juice, milk, eggs, cheese, infant formula, dry beans and peanut butter....
  • Dreiling to return as chief deputy in Perkins County

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor The vacant position of chief deputy will be filled by former deputy Rick Dreiling on Monday, Sept. 14. According to Perkins County Cheriff Jim Brueggeman, Dreiling is returning after a two-year sabbatical to fill the position ...
  • PCCF outlines achievements at annual banquet

    The Perkins County Community Foundation’s annual banquet on Aug. 21 was a success, despite a last minute cancellation from the scheduled speaker. The foundation thanked donors and highlighted its achievements during the evening meal held at the Grant U...
  • Move Over Law is now in effect

    As of Sunday, Aug. 30, motorists in Nebraska are required to move over a lane when approaching stopped emergency vehicles with flashing lights providing service on high-speed, multi-lane roadways. After determining it is safe, drivers traveling in the la...
  • Disaster assistance available for small non-farm businesses

    Small, non-farm businesses in 15 Nebraska counties (plus neighboring counties in Colorado) are eligible to apply for low-interest disaster loans from the U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA).   “These loans offset economic losses because of reduc...
  • Former employee of New Life Church charged with felony theft

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor Five felony complaints were filed in Perkins County Court the first week in August against 35-year-old Janet G. Huff. Following an investigation by the Nebraska State Patrol, Huff, a former employee of the New Life Fellowship Ch...
  • SourceGas announces customer service improvements

    SourceGas Distribution LLC (SourceGas) recently announced the implementation of a new billing system and customer care (call center) center. The new call center is operated and managed by SourceGas employees from its location in Fayetteville, Ark., and b...
  • Problems with the compliance model

    Dear Editor: Over the next several weeks, I will offer a summary of the nine problems we found with the computer simulation (the Model) that is used to determine if Nebraska is in compliance with the Compact with Kansas.   Over two years ago, WaterClaim ...